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Police seek suspect vehicle after body of man found inside Markham home

Last Updated Oct 23, 2020 at 9:02 am EST

The body of a man in his 50s was found inside a home in Markham on Wednesday. CITYNEWS/Bryan Carey

Police in York Region say the discovery of a man’s body inside a Markham home Wednesday has been deemed a homicide.

The body was found at a home on Feeney Lane, near Bayview and Highway 407, after first responders were called for a wellness check around 2:30 p.m.

Mohammad Mehdi Amin Sadeghieh, 58, was found dead inside the house and according to police there were obvious signs of trauma.

The homicide squad has been called in and police say they are looking for a vehicle which was seen leaving the area. It’s described as a black 2015 Honda CRV bearing the license plate BNEV917.